Selected Works

Florian Meisenberg, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, 2016
Florian Meisenberg, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, 2016
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Countdown Belladonna, Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt, Germany
Florian Meisenberg, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg, Battery Life, Planthouse, New York, 2015
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Late Checkout, Signal, New York
Florian Meisenberg & Anna KE, Late Checkout, Signal, New York
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Florian Meisenberg, Furthermore, all the windows looked onto the courtyard and - from scarcely any distance - onto other windows of the same style, 2014, single-channel video, 46 min 54 sec
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Kasseler Kunstverein / Florian Meisenberg - The New World Hotel © Nils Klinger - 2014
Florian Meisenberg, Florian Meisenberg, ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’, 2013, oil on canvas, 200 x 180 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 235 x 215 cm
Florian Meisenberg, The New World Hotel
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Being blonde with insufficient funds (transpirations of a virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, installation view, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenberg, Delays During Transit: Tales of Early Prematurity, installation view, Kate MacGarry, 2013
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 180 x 162 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 200 x 180 cm
Florian Meisenbergm ‘From the series: memoirs of the collective unconscious (a snail gets mugged by a gang of turtles. When the cops show up and ask him what happened he replies ‘I don’t know. It all happened so fast’., 2013, oil on canvas, 180 x 162 cm
Florian Meisenberg, Oh, Ah Rimbaud, Rimbaud, 2013, single-channel video, 3.53 mins, 2013, single-channel video, 3.53 mins
Florian Meisenberg, “GUERNICA MON AMOUR, GIVE ALL AND GET SOMETHING (POSTMODERN TRAUMA)”, 2012, single-channel video, 8.22 mins
Florian Meisenberg, Wembley, farewell my concubine, 2013, single-channel video, 2 min 49 sec
Florian Meisenberg solo show at Kate MacGarry
Florian Meisenberg, installation view at Kate MacGarry, 2012
Florian Meisenberg, installation view at Kate MacGarry, 2012
Florian Meisenberg, from the series: Cosmic Experiences, 2011, oil on canvas, 245 x 200 cm
Florian Meisenberg, From the series: Cosmic Experiences, 2011, oil on canvas, 23 x 30.5 cm
Florian Meisenberg, from the series: The Vision Of Tomorrow, Today, 2011, oil on canvas, 245 x 200 cm
Florian Meisenberg, Hairy Combs, 2011, oil on unstretched canvas, 215 x 290 cm
Florian Meisenberg, From the Series: It Was More Than It Was, 2011, oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm

Video

Press

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Signal, (with Anna K.E.), NY USA, 2016
Wentrup, Berlin, Germany, 2016
Current, Upcoming, Past, Murias Centeno, Lisbon, Portugal, 2016
Salon Kennedy, (with Anna K.E.), Frankfurt, Germany, 2016
battery life, Planthouse, NY, U.S.A, 2015
Furthermore, all the windows looked onto the courtyard and – from scarcely any distance – onto other windows of the same style, behind which could be glimpsed the stately outline of new windows opening onto a second courtyard, (performance), Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany, 2015
Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently, Simone Subal Gallery, NY, U.S.A, 2015
Being Blonde With Insufficient Funds (Transpirations of a Virgin), Mendes Wood, Sao Paulo, Brasil, 2014
The New World Hotel, Kasseler Kunstverein, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany, 2014
Somewhere sideways, down, at an angle, but very close, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany, 2014
NACHTFOYER: FLorian Meisenberg (Performance) Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Germany, 2014
‘What did the Green grape say to the Purple grape? Breath!’ (It is always forthcoming and already past) Provinz Editionen, Projekte, Bochum, Germany, 2013
Delays During Transit (Tales of Early Prematurity), Kate MacGarry, London, UK, 2013
Faith so certain shall never be shaken by heaviest sorrow, Simone Subal, NY, U.S.A, 2013
Magic Moments of Homeopathy Vol1 (The Trauma of Creative Man), Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany, 2012
Magic Moments of Homeopathy Vol1 (The Trauma of Creative Man), Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2012
Writing shit about new snow fort he rich is not art, Rudolf Scharpf Galerie and Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany, 2011
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90RM07vHQiw, Kate MacGarry, London, 2011
Kate MacGarry presents Florian Meisenberg, Art Since the Summer of 69, NY, U.S.A, 2011
Finally! Scientists found out that art is just another hobby! (with Christoph Lohmann), Tanzschule, Munich, Germany , 2010
What art? what mushroom? a club for dehydrated people (with Christoph Lohmann), The Shelter, Cologne, Germany, 2010
The artist as a model of change, the artist as a young clown, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany, 2009
Turn your bedroom life into a volcano of pleasure!, Ludwig Forum fuer Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany, 2008
Disadvantage Agassi, Villa de Bank, Enschede, The Netherlands, 2006

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Myths of the Marble, ICA Philadelphia, USA, 2017 (forthcoming)
Myths of the Marble, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway, 2017
Late Checkout II, with Anna K.E., Signal, Brooklyn, NY, USA, 2016
Nuite Blanche, Performance with Anna K.E. at Fairmont Hotel, Monacco, cur. by Joerg Heiser, 2016
Me, Schirn, Frankfurt, Germany, 2016
Save the Data!, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany, 2015
The Casual Gesture, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Bonn, Germany, 2015
The Casual Gesture, Standpoint Gallery, London, UK, 2015
Verena Dengler, Florian Meisenberg, David Renggli, Gabriele de Santis, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2015
Statements 2, Goethe-Insititut Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2015
Geometries of Intimacy, Abrons Arts Center, NY, 2014
House Party with Dzek, Kate MacGarry, London, UK, 2014
Friendly Takeover: Artists show their collection , Marta Herford (Gehry galleries), Herford, Germany, 2014
Transgression, Philara e. V., Düsseldorf, Germany, 2014
Sie und ihre Ausstellungen, Ausstellung in der Sammlung Kunst aus NRW in der ehemaligen,Reichsabtei Aachen-Kornelimünster, Aachen, Germany, 2014
Relative Wirklichkeiten, TS-Artprojects, Berlin, Germany, 2014
Jiří David, Andy Hope 1930, Florian Meisenberg Galerie Václava Špály, Prag, Czech Republic, 2014
Dreamland, Museum Kunsten, Aalborg, Denmark, 2014
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, NY, U.S.A, 2014
Kunstpreis junger Westen 2013, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany, 2013
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno, Parrotta Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany, 2013
Es gibt keine meisterwerke mehr, Tanja Pol Gallery, Munich, Germany, 2013
Accrochage, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2013
Painting Forever! Keilrahmen, KW Kunstwerke Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 2013
Revised Abstraction, Grieder Contemporary, Zurich, Switzerland, 2013
Boros Collection No.2, Boros Collection, Berlin (cat.), Germany, 2012
Other voices – other rooms, Wentrup Avlskarl Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2012
Cleaning a bed from morning dust, Boutique, Cologne, Germany, 2012
Language is the house we live in, Kunstfilmtag 2012, Malkasten, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2012
Jesturing, Newman Popiashvili Gallery, NY, U.S.A, 2012
Endless Summer, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany, 2011
think german/new german art, Residency of the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, London, UK, 2010
Self-consciousness (curated by Hilton Als & Peter Doig), Veneklasen Werner, Berlin, Germany, 2010
New Talents Biennale 2010, Cologne, Germany, 2010
Enovos Foerderpreis Junge Kunst, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany, 2010
Amor Parvi, curated by Oliver Tepel, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Germany, 2010
Osram Collection, Sammlung Osram, Munich, Germany, 2010
Hunger, Columbia University, NY, 2009
Paintings in the Sky, Kate MacGarry, London, UK, 2009
Life is a funny old dog, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich, Germany, 2008
Wahrheit ist was uns verbindet, Jaspersjahr Universitaet, Oldenburg, Germany, 2008
Pilot Projekt_1, Pilotprojekt fuer Kunst, Duesseldorf, Germany, 2008
Mischanlage von Dr. Urlaub, Alte Kokerei, Zeche Zollverein Essen, Germany, 2008
Wenn nicht Gott, dann fuer wen?, Villa Daniel Richter, Hamburg, Germany, 2008
Permanent Vacation (with Anna K.E.), EY Artforum, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2008
Regarding Düsseldorf 2, Kunstverein 701, Duesseldorf, Germany, 2007
Being Spielberg – presented bei Gallery Hasen (with Anna K.E.), Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2007
The Great Show, Sistig & Ostrowski, Cologne, Germany, 2007
Museum for… (with Anna K.E.), Die Vitrine, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2007
Healthy children for a wealthy future, Codex Partners, Munich, Germany, 2007
The Courtesy of Thorsten Eyer, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin, Germany, 2006
Aus der Mitte entspringt ein Fluss, Sistig & Ostrowski, Cologne, Germany, 2006
Copy your Idol, Kunsthalle Berlin Pankow, Germany, 2005
Kleines Affektchen 3 (Performance/Video-Event), Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2005

EDUCATION

2010 – Weltmeisterschueler Peter Doig
2004 / 2010 – Kunstakademie Dusseldorf
2002 – Diploma Mediendesign

AWARDS

NRW Foerderpreis, 2010
International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP), East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, U.S.A, 2010
DAAD-Stipendium/Grant, U.S.A, 2010
Residency Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME, USA, 2009
Grant Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Bonn, Germany, 2009
Audi Art Award for progressive Performance (with Anna K.E. for Gallery Hasen), 2008
Young artist on the road, Preis des Ludwig Forums fuer internationale Kunst in Aachen, Germany, 2008
Reisestipendium/Travelling Award, Kunstverein fuer die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2006

PROJECTS

Sommerrundgang 2010, Kunstakademie Duesseldorf, Germany, 2010
Founding of Gallery Hasen (with Anna K.E.), Sommer M.O.G.G., Duesseldorf, Germany, 2007

PUBLICATIONS

Meisenberg, Florian, http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=366_1344438832, Distanz Verlag, Berlin, 2013
Turn your bedroom life into a volcano of pleasure!, exhibition catalogue, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany, 2008

SELECTED PRESS

Kamin, Diana, “Florian Meisenberg,“ Art in America, October 2013, 172-3

Exhibitions

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